Big Red Kangaroo

Big Red Kangaroo

by Claire Saxby and Graham Byrne

Hardback Publication Date: 01/08/2013

  $27.99
An exciting new addition to the narrative non-fiction series Nature Storybooks, about red kangaroos.

Far inland, the sun floats on the waves of a bake-earth day. Big Red and his mob of kangaroos wait for night-time when they can search for food. Young male kangaroos wait too - ready to challenge Red and take his place as leader.
ISBN:
9781921720420
9781921720420
Category:
Wildlife (Children's / Teenage)
Format:
Hardback
Publication Date:
01-08-2013
Publisher:
Walker Books Australia
Country of origin:
Australia
Pages:
32
Dimensions (mm):
277x252x8mm
Weight:
0.4kg
Claire Saxby

Claire Saxby is an award-winning and bestselling picture book author. Her two previous Nature Storybooks, Big Red Kangaroo (2013) and Emu (2014), both illustrated by Graham Byrne, have won numerous awards, including the Royal Zoological Society of NSW’s Whitley Award.

Big Red Kangaroo was a 2014 CBCA Notable Book, and won the CBCA Crichton Award for illustration, and Emu was short-listed for the 2015 CBCA Eve Pownall Award and won the Environment Award for Children's Literature. Claire lives in Melbourne, where she works part-time in a bookshop.

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